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Meaning of “road to Damascus” in the English Dictionary

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road to Damascus

Your road to Damascus is an ​experience you have that you ​consider to be very ​important and that ​changesyourlife.
(Definition of road to Damascus from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “road to Damascus”
in Chinese (Simplified) 人生中的重要经历, 改变人生的经历…
in Chinese (Traditional) 人生中的重要經歷, 改變人生的經歷…
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